The Prevention Team goes out into the community to find individuals that are interested in getting free and confidential HIV/STI/Hepatitis testing and free condoms. We also provide free information and community support service resources. Our goal is to reach communities of color who are significantly impacted by the epidemic, these communities include African American and Hispanic males who have sex with males between the ages of 13-55 years of age.

Case managers work with clients to assist in the coordination of medical and social services, provide linkage to other area human service agencies, and help in the organization of a care plan.

Our role is to assist our clients with navigation through complex medical and social systems to access needed resources.

Emphasis is placed on improving individual quality of life and supporting client-centered decision making.

Case managers strive to provide current information and consistent support to the client, their partners and loved ones. Case Management services include:

  • Education and information about HIV and transmission
  • Assistance with applying for Social Security, disability, Medicaid and food stamps; and safe & permanent housing.
  • Referrals for medical and dental/oral care and treatment.
  • Referrals for legal assistance for advanced directives and wills
  • Emergency housing and utility financial assistance for eligible persons

Support Service for People Living with HIV/AIDS:

  • Transportation for medical appointments
  • Mental health counseling
  • Support groups
  • Educational workshops
  • Social and holiday events
  • Food pantry & personal care items
  • Referrals for clothing & furnishings
  • Volunteer opportunities
  • HIV educational materials
  • Support & assistance with adherence in taking medications
  • Tickets to local events and entertainment